Kenneth “Ken” L. Erdmann

Kenneth “Ken” L. Erdmann

Kenneth “Ken” Lee Erdmann, age 79 of Fox Lake, passed away at home on Sunday, January 20, 2019.

Ken was born in Watertown, WI on February 18, 1939, the son of Clarence and Dorothy (Wilde) Erdman. On September 25, 1965, he was united in marriage to Kathleen Breitag. Following high school, Ken proudly served his country in the United States Marines and later worked as a correctional officer at Fox Lake Correctional Institution. In his free time, he enjoyed fishing, baking chocolate chip cookies, going to the casino, playing poker, and being social. Ken loved gardening, especially when he was able to share his produce with neighbors and others in the community. He was a member of First Ev. Lutheran Church in Beaver Dam.

Ken is survived by his wife, Kathleen Erdmann; children, Kenneth Erdmann, Jeffrey (Vicki) Erdmann, Cheryl (Tom) Waterworth, Steven (Maylin) Erdmann; 5 grandchildren and 3 step-grandchildren; and further survived by other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Richard and William; a grandson; and other relatives.

Visitation for Ken will be held on Thursday, January 24, 2019 at First Ev. Lutheran Church, 311 W. Mackie St, Beaver Dam, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Bob Moberg officiating.

Cornerstone Funeral & Cremation Services, 135 Keller Blvd., Beaver Dam is honored to be serving the family. You may send private online condolences or sign the family’s guest book at